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  1. Angels and Darlings bring home State ChampionshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | County Record

    The 10 and under Altha Angels went undefeated in the State Tournament held in Lake Placid to claim the State Championship and are now preparing for the World Series in Alexandria, Louisiana, July 27 thru August 1. The Angels also won the tournament Sportsmanship Award. Team members are front, l-r: Apple Neal, Tarrin McCrone, Cha'miya Williams, Lillian Baggett; standing, l-r - Megan McClain, Sarah Bland, Ashya White, Layla Goins, Kelsey Wilks, Tashira Black, Abbigayle Pena; coaches, l-r - Larry McClain, Chucky McCrone and Dalla Hogans.

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  2. Florida Hospital Pepin Heart Institute First in Tampa Bay to Offer New...Read the original story

    Tuesday Jul 17 | PRWeb

    ... including Florida Hospital Carrollwood, Florida Hospital Dade City, Florida Hospital Heartland Medical Center Lake Placid, Florida Hospital Heartland Medical Center Sebring, Florida Hospital North Pinellas, Florida Hospital Tampa, Florida Hospital ...

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  3. Burgin, Raymond L. "Ray"Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 17 | The Lakeland Ledger

    Be the first to share your memories or express your condolences in the Guest Book for RAYMOND L. "RAY" BURGIN. RAYMOND 'RAY' L. BURGIN, 59 LAKELAND - Raymond 'Ray' L. Burgin, 59, was born to Thomas and Mary Ann Burgin on April 27, 1959 in Hialeah, Florida and passed away in Lake Placid, Florida on July 08, 2018.

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  4. Darlings and Angels playing in State ChampionshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2016 | County Record

    The Blountstown Darlings coach pitch ages 7-9 team cruised through their season undefeated and will be on the road to Lake Placid, Florida, Thursday to competed for a state championship. The Darlings will face West Pasco Friday morning.

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  5. North Country at Work: Working EMS in Lake PlacidRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 8 | North County Public Radio

    For Michael Marshall, working at the Lake Placid Volunteer Ambulance Service is not just about saving lives; it's about giving back to his hometown, one patient at a time. Marshall has been with the LPVAS for 23 years, first as a 1995 graduate of the Lake Placid High School, then as a college student at Hudson Valley Community College and now as a paid staff member.

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  6. Explore Florida's highest point: Lake Wales RidgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 2 | South Florida Sun-Sentinel

    ... the middle of the state. It's a 150-mile-long stretch of higher ground extending from Clermont on the north to Lake Placid on the south. The Central Highlands are worth visiting for some of the most beautiful rolling hills, forests, streams and ...

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  7. 52 excuses to visit Florida's Highlands CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 30 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... the beaches and theme parks get Florida's tourist headlines, don't cry for Highlands County. Home to Sebring and Lake Placid, the middle of the state is truly worth a visit. U.S. Highway 27 slices through the county from north to south, and it's ... 1 comment

  8. 33 children hospitalized after mysteriously falling ill at campRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 26 | MSN Healthy Living

    More than two dozen children fell ill, suffering nausea and vomiting, on Thursday at a Florida summer camp - and no one knows why. Officials tell PEOPLE that 33 children mysteriously became sick at Camp Cloverleaf 4-H in Lake Placid, on the same day and were rushed to local hospitals.

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  9. Florida's Istokpoga Gives Up Two 13-Pound Largemouth BassRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 21 | California Game and Fish

    ... Istokpoga. (Photo courtesy of Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission) Lake Istokpoga, located near Lake Placid in Highlands County, turned out two hawgs of that size recently that have been recognized by the state's TrophyCatch program , ...

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  10. Bonifay mulls two ordinancesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 26 | Washington County News

    ... County All Stars 8U girls softball team was awarded $250 to help with their trip to the state championship in Lake Placid on July 11. Holmes County All Stars 9-10 boys baseball team was also given a $250 donation from the council for their trip to ...

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  11. Norovirus behind 33 kids sickened at Fla. campRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 26 | ABC15.com

    Officials say that norovirus is what caused 33 children to fall ill at a summer camp in Lake Placid, Florida. "Our epidemiology team has notified health departments in the home counties of all campers, and appropriate follow-up will be done," said Mary Kay Burns, Highlands County Health Officer.

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  12. Rapid Response: Involve Health Department, media early in MCIs of unknown causeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 22 | Firerescue1

    ... County EMS) Officials in Highlands County say 33 kids and three adults from the Clover Leaf 4-H camp in Lake Placid began feeling nauseous and were rushed to the hospital Ultimately, 33 children and three adults were transported to two of the area ...

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  13. Summer camp illness sends 33 kids, 3 adults to hospitalRead the original story

    Friday Jun 22 | WFLX-TV West Palm Beach

    ... Health Department is searching for the cause of the illness, which is not thought to be serious. The camp is in Lake Placid, which is northwest of Lake Okeechobee in central Florida.

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  14. Involve Health Department, media early in MCIs of unknown causeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 22 | EMS1.com

    ... County EMS) Officials in Highlands County say 33 kids and three adults from the Clover Leaf 4-H camp in Lake Placid began feeling nauseous and were rushed to the hospital There were 115 children from six different Florida counties at the camp for a ...

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  15. Officials: Nearly 36 people rushed to hospitals after falling ill at campRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 22 | EMS1.com

    Officials in Highlands County say 33 kids and three adults from the Clover Leaf 4-H camp in Lake Placid began feeling nauseous and were rushed to the hospital FireRescue1 Executive Editor Chief Marc Bashoor was on scene at the Camp Cloverleaf 4-H summer camp in his role as Highlands County public safety director. He shares his lessons on involving the Health Department and sharing information with the media learned from this MCI here .

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  16. More than 30 children become sick at Florida summer campRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 23 | KCTV5

    More than 30 children attending a summer camp in Florida were taken to the hospital Thursday after they suddenly fell ill, the Highlands County Fire & EMS said. The 33 children and three adults were at the Cloverleaf 4H camp in Lake Placid, Florida, when they were taken to local hospitals Thursday night, officials said.

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  17. 33 children released from hospital after getting sick at Lake Placid 4-H campRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 22 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    ... Kent said. "In addition we are communicating with their families first and foremost." Guests at a summer camp in Lake Placid, Florida, are being examined after more than 30 children and a few adults mysteriously fell sick. "We do not know the cause ...

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  18. 30 kids hospitalized after falling ill at campRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 21 | WPTV Local News

    Officials say that 30 children and two adults have been transported to area hospitals after falling ill at a summer camp in Lake Placid, Fla. Highlands County Fire Rescue and EMS responded to 4-H Camp Cloverleaf in Lake Placid around 8 p.m. Thursday.

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  19. Hall of Fame Bass on Lake IstokpogaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2018 | Florida Sportsman

    ... to assist in the management of Florida's trophy bass fisheries." Lake Istokpoga is five miles northeast of Lake Placid in Highlands County. This 27,692-acre lake boasts quality fishing for panfish, largemouth bass and many other game fish species. ...

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  20. Death penalty sought against man accused of killing Highlands Co. deputyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2018 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    ... of of shooting Gentry, 40, multiple times in the face and head after the eight-year veteran responded to his Lake Placid home after a neighbor said he shot and killed her cat. "Shortly thereafter, assisting deputies on scene as well as witnesses ...

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